Screens are Eating our Brains: How to Survive the Digital Zombie Apocalypse


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When: Nov 28 2018 - 6:30pm until Nov 28 2018 - 7:30pm
Where: East-West Center Gallery, John A. Burns Hall, 1601 East-West Road (corner Dole St. & East-West Rd.)

Social media is changing at warp speed and is affecting us more than ever before. In this fun, fast-paced talk, Sree Sreenivasan, former Chief Digital Officer of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Columbia University and the City of New York, will share big picture thoughts and practical hands-on tips to improve your digital lives. Bring your smartphone!

This talk is free and open to the public. Space is limited, please arrive early to secure a seat!

Parking: Please pay $6 at the parking kiosk on East-West Road and park in any non-reserved space on campus.

Presented by Shangri La Museum of Islamic Art, Culture & Design in partnership with East-West Center.

Sree Sreenivasan is Shangri La's artist-in-residence from November 26 - December 1, 2018. Sree is a digital media professional who has served as the Chief Digital Officer for several major institutions that include the City of New York and the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Before joining the Met, he spent 20 years as a full-time professor at Columbia Journalism School. While in residence at Shangri La he will be leading several talks and workshops on digital media.